From One Truck to a Key Construction Services Provider

It began with a single Mack truck, forty-five years ago.

Today, the W.L. French Excavating Corporation (WLF) is a leading site contractor and soil management company in New England. WLF offers a wide range of services including heavy utility construction and installation, soil and waste management, snow removal, mass excavation and site remediation. The firm has experienced explosive growth in recent years and is a well-regarded union site contractor.

W.L. French Excavating Corporation

Building Opportunity

There are many property development companies operating in Southern Ontario’s Golden Horseshoe, and some would argue that it is an oversaturated market. If you want to make it in Toronto, you are competing with an established list of developers. But, we spoke with Liaquat Mian, the President of LJM Developments, of Burlington, Ontario, and he shed some light on how he blazed a trail within the industry by focusing on some neglected markets.

LJM Developments

The Builder that Gives Back to the Community

The Builder that Gives Back to the Community Dunsire DevelopmentsBy Samita Sarkar View in E-MagazineView in Brochure Dunsire Developments is a community and sustainability focused residential developer/builder that has formed trusted partnerships with homebuyers since its foundation. The company operates under the mandate that its customers don’t just purchase a home; they purchase a lifestyle. ~ Shawn Keeper, Founder of Dunsire Developments, has had a passion for home building for as long as he can remember. “I always loved building things. When I grew up in British Columbia, I used to build my own tree forts and play with construction […]

Dunsire Developments

A Small Firm Doing Big Things

Solmar Development Corporation is a residential and commercial real estate builder and land developer headquartered in Concord, Ontario that is producing some of the most exquisite homes in the province, from the classic style single-detached models to townhomes, condos and commercial properties of the highest calibre.

Solmar Development Corporation

A Trusted Developer in the North

Ketza Group is a construction company that specializes in industrial, commercial, institutional, and multi-family residential building projects. The company was founded in 1975 by Peter Densmore under the name Densmore Construction and has since expanded its reach across British Columbia, Alberta, and the North.

Ketza Group

Paying Respect to the Past

In construction, we often hear the terms “restoration,” “remodel,” and “renovation,” and while many use the words interchangeably, there are significant differences. Renovation and remodelling are essentially the same thing, and often apply to projects like bathrooms or kitchens, bringing them to a better state with new fixtures, cabinetry, tiles, and floors to improve functionality and appearance. Indeed, how many of us remember relatives with avocado green kitchens or pink sinks, toilets, and bathtubs?

Historic Restoration

No Project too Large or too Small

Missouri-based Burdg, Dunham & Associates is a general contracting company that is committed to completing projects on time and within budget. It is licensed to work in all fifty states, Puerto Rico and some provinces in Canada. It uses a team-based approach to construction and problem-solving. The versatile, in-house workforce at Burdg, Dunham & Associates allows it to maintain better control of projects than other construction companies that rely solely on subcontracted work.

Burdg, Dunham & Associates

Thinking Outside the Box

From its base in Brush, Colorado, Buildings By Design offers a full range of construction services, including general contracting using traditional building materials, construction and project management, custom design and pre-engineered metal building systems.

Buildings By Design

A Trustworthy Team Delivering High-Quality Projects

W.T. Rich Company is a family owned and operated general contracting and construction management firm that Walter Rich started in 1968. Historically, the company has focused on renovation projects that are more complicated, challenging and intricate, and ones that other construction companies often avoid. At least eighty percent of its projects each year are for the Massachusetts public construction work market.

W.T. Rich Company

Success Built on Quality and Craftsmanship

As many other commercial construction firms struggled through the recent economic downturn, Henthorn Commercial Construction’s business grew by nearly 300 percent. The company has become the premier commercial construction company in west Texas and continues to grow year after year.

Henthorn Commercial Construction

Seeing Red

In 2018, the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) released several of the worst examples of so-called “Red Tape” that businesses and developers need to complete before getting projects off the ground. The list reads almost as a cautionary tale for anyone hoping to get a development, whether a condominium or a warehouse, completed quickly and on time.

January 28, 2020, 5:36 PM EST